Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
To form into a whole by uniting its parts; to frame; to construct; to build;
fabricatea bridge or ship
To form by art and labor; to manufacture; to produce;
To invent and form; to forge; to devise falsely;
fabricatea lie or story
Our books were not
fabricatedwith an accomodation to prevailing usages.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To frame; to build; to construct; to form a whole by connecting its parts; as, to fabricate a bridge or ship.
2.To form by art and labor; to manufacture; as, to fabricate woolens.
3.To invent and form; to forge; to devise falsely; as, to fabricate a lie or story.
Our books were not fabricated with an accommodation to prevailing usages.
4.To coin; as, to fabricate money. [Unusual.]